Thousands In Chiba Still Without Power

Thousands in Chiba still without power

More than a week after Typhoon Faxai hit the Tokyo area, thousands of households in Chiba prefecture are still without power.

Tokyo Electric Power Company says more than 67,000 households have no electricity. The company says it will take until September 27 to get all the lights back on.

More Than 64,000 Houses In Chiba Still Lack Power

More than 64,000 houses in Chiba still lack power

About 64,000 households are still without electricity in Chiba Prefecture, near Tokyo, more than a week after a typhoon struck the area.

Typhoon Faxai made landfall in the prefecture on September 9, causing extensive damage. Tokyo Electric Power Company is rushing to repair the grid, but work is facing delays in some areas.

Many Chiba Residents Still Without Power

Many Chiba residents still without power

A week after Typhoon Faxai struck Chiba Prefecture, life is still difficult for many people, with water and power yet to be restored to thousands of residents.

The typhoon swept through the greater Tokyo area on September 8 and 9. Up to 640,000 homes in Chiba were left without power.

Over 90,000 Households In Chiba Without Power

Over 90,000 households in Chiba without power

More than 90,000 households in Chiba Prefecture remained without power as of 4 a.m. on Monday, a week after a severe typhoon.

Tokyo Electric Power Company says work to restore electricity may have to be suspended due to current weather conditions.

Power Outage In Chiba Prefecture Continues

Power outage in Chiba Prefecture continues

Efforts to restore electricity to parts of Chiba Prefecture near Tokyo that were left in the dark this week after a powerful typhoon continue. But for many people, it could be two weeks or more before power is fully restored. About 140,000 households are still without electricity.

Members of Japan's Ground Self-Defense Force have been busy clearing roads.

Power Cuts In Chiba Could Last 2 More Weeks

Power cuts in Chiba could last 2 more weeks

Hundreds of thousands of homes in Chiba Prefecture are still without electricity after Typhoon Faxai ripped through the greater Tokyo area on Monday.

The storm knocked out electricity to as many as 640,000 residences in the prefecture. Two people have died of suspected heatstroke in homes without power.

Tepco: 2 More Weeks To Get Power Back To Chiba

TEPCO: 2 more weeks to get power back to Chiba

Tokyo Electric Power Company, or TEPCO, says it expects to restore power within the next two weeks to most areas in Chiba Prefecture that were hard-hit by a recent typhoon.

The areas most affected by Typhoon Faxai, which made landfall early on Monday morning, are the cities of Kamogawa, Minamiboso, Tateyama, and the town of Kyonan in south Chiba.

Chiba To Be Without Power For Over A Week

Chiba to be without power for over a week

Japanese Industry Minister Isshu Sugawara says it will take over a week to restore power to parts of Chiba Prefecture that were badly hit by a recent typhoon.

Sugawara says this is the latest information he has received from the utility, Tokyo Electric Power Company, or TEPCO.

Large-scale Power Outage Continues In Chiba

Large-scale power outage continues in Chiba

About 200,000 homes in Chiba Prefecture were still without power early Friday, after Typhoon Faxai caused blackouts in the greater Tokyo area earlier in the week.

The storm knocked out electricity to as many as 640,000 residences in the prefecture. Two people died of suspected heatstroke in homes without power.

Power, Water Remain Severed In Chiba Prefecture

Power, water remain severed in Chiba Prefecture

Hundreds of thousands of homes in Chiba Prefecture are still without electricity and water after Typhoon Faxai ripped through the greater Tokyo area on Monday.

The storm left up to 640,000 houses in the prefecture without power. Two people died of suspected heatstroke symptoms.

Tepco: Power Gradually Returning In Chiba Pref.

TEPCO: Power gradually returning in Chiba Pref.

Hundreds of thousands of homes in Japan are still suffering from power blackouts, four days after Monday's typhoon.

Tokyo Electric Power Company says the cities of Chiba, Yachiyo, Yotsukaido and Inzai and parts of Ichihara will have power restored by the end of Thursday.

Tepco: Power Slowly Returning Across Chiba

TEPCO: Power slowly returning across Chiba

Hundreds of thousands of homes in Japan are still suffering from power blackouts, four days after Monday's typhoon.

Tokyo Electric Power Company says the cities of Chiba, Yachiyo, Yotsukaido and Inzai and parts of Ichihara will have power restored by the end of Thursday.

Hundreds Of Thousands Still Without Power

Hundreds of thousands still without power

Some 400,000 households in the Kanto region are still without power, days after typhoon Faxai hit the area.

The Tokyo Electric Power Company says it will take at least until Friday to fully restore electricity in Chiba prefecture.

Tepco: All Power To Be Back On From Friday Onward

TEPCO: All power to be back on from Friday onward

Tokyo Electric Power Company says electricity supply will be fully restored to Chiba Prefecture from Friday onward.

The widespread power outage was caused by Typhoon Faxai, which made landfall in the Tokyo area early on Monday morning.